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  • 28 Mar
    Celebrations have only just died down after Cronullas drought-breaking NRL premiership.But veteran utility Luke Lewis said he already had plans to add to the Sharks trophy cabinet, moments after re-signing for 2017.Lewis, 33, confirmed on Thursday he had put pen to paper for a 17th NRL season after agreeing to terms in August.He reportedly knocked back interest from South Sydney and Melbourne.Lewis would have been forgiven for retiring after collecting the Clive Churchill Medal following the Sharks historic NRL grand final win over Melbourne.But the utility is not slowing down, admitting the World Club Challenge was firmly in his sights.Lewis was unsure whether he would contest the traditional season opener, the Auckland Nines on February 4-5.However, he was keen to run out against English champions Wigan on February 19 in the UK, especially after he missed the chance to claim a World Club Challenge 13 years ago with Penrith.Its always good to go over to England, experience their culture, Lewis told the Sharks website.Its always a tough game. I remember I had the opportunity way back in 2003 and we lost so its something I really want to do.Hopefully, we can bring that trophy back to The Shire.Lewis said he finally had his head around what the Sharks achieved in 2016.The first couple of weeks (after the grand final win) were amazing, he said.But now that we are back in the nitty gritty of pre-season, it feels like years ago.Fingers crossed, when we get all of our boys back from England (Four Nations), we are ready to rock and roll in January.Lewis signing ensures 15 of the Sharks 17 premiership-winning players will return in 2017.He will join a Cronulla pack, boosted by the addition of Canterbury wrecking ball Tony Williams and Penriths Jeremy Latimore.Lewis only complaint with returning to pre-season training was leaving his good luck charm behind - young daughter Hazel.Even with the grand final, she made my year, he said of his daughter who was born in April.I am not looking forward to returning to training just yet. I would like to spend a bit more time with her.But hopefully, there is another good year ahead with her by my side.Lewis - a veteran of 17 State of Origins for NSW and 18 Tests - has played 76 games since linking in 2013 with the Sharks. Air Jordan 1 For Sale .com) - Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Roger Federer were easy first-round winners Tuesday at the Australian Open. Cheap Air Jordan 1 China . Dukurs winning time was 1 minute, 45.76 seconds, a quarter-second better than Russias Alexander Tretiakov. Lativas Tomass Dukurs was third, 1.41 seconds off the pace. Jon Montgomery of Eckville, Alta. . Booth picked up 65 caps after making her national team debut in 2002 at the age of 17. She most recently played for Sky Blue FC of the National Womens Soccer League. "It just felt like it was my time to move on," she said in a phone interview from her hometown of Burlington, Ont. Cheap Jordan 1 . The recently retired Stern was elected Friday to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and will be enshrined with the class of 2014 on Aug. Wholesale Air Jordan 1 China . The visitors took a deserved lead in the 16th minute with midfielder Yohan Cabaye curling the ball beyond Adrian from inside the penalty area. BEREA, Ohio -- The Cleveland Browns have waived defensive back KWaun Williams, recently suspended by the team in a dispute over an injury.Williams was suspended for two weeks on Aug. 17, a few days after he sat out Clevelands exhibition opener against Green Bay with an injured ankle. The Browns had expected him to play against the Packers, but the 25-year-old Williams decided he was not healthy enough to dress.Coach Hue Jackson refused to elaborate on the reason for Williams release, saying only were just moving forwaard.ddddddddddddThe release of Williams trimmed Clevelands roster to 75. All NFL teams are required to be at that number by Tuesday.The Browns signed Williams, who played at Pittsburgh, as an undrafted free agent in 2014. He made 10 starts in his two seasons with the Browns, recording two sacks and forcing three fumbles.---AP NFL website: and ' ' '